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Bernasor Lauds Success of First ROSEI National Convention In Oro

March 23, 2021

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - PEIL Executive Director Engr Ferdie Bernasor lauded the success of the first Regional Orientation Seminar Institute (ROSEI)  National Convention held at Golden Stallion Suites, this city, on March 20, 2021.  There were around 50 dignitaries present during the summit including PEIL directors for 2020-2022: Kuys Cesar Y. Yamuta, Leody C. Armada, Dexter E. Agustin, Rufus Caesar C. Moneva, Christian Miquiabas, and John Rey A. Tomines. PEIL stands for Philippine Eagles Institute of Leadership. It is considered as the Fraternal Order of Eagle's educational arm and it will be responsible for holding educational seminars and continuing education for all its members in Mindanao and elsewhere in the country.  The holding of the summit also coincided with the organization's 2-day National Convention also held in two venues in Cagayan de Oro - Grand Caprice Hotel and Restaurant on the first day and Limketkai Atrium on the 2nd day.  The 2-day national convention comprised of PENACLE meeting, regional governor's night at Grand Caprice Restaurant and Hotel on the first day. The 2nd day included the national assembly and national congress, as well as the Philippine Eagles' night held at the Atrium, Limketkai Mall, the biggest mall in Mindanao. The national conference was participated in by thousand member-eagles of the Fraternal Order of Eagles (Philippine Eagles) all over the country. The incumbent president of this premier civic organization in the country, Eagle Conrado Cedeño and Eagle Governor Virgilio Candia, Jr, were the national congress chairmen in this year's national convention.   

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Gov't forces seize P2.4 Million 'suspected shabu'; arrest 3 suspects 

March 22, 2021

3 DRUG SUSPECTS ARRESTED; P2.4 MILLION 'SHABU' SEIZED   MARAWI CITY - Joint operatives from the PNP organization in this city and Lanao del Sur arrested Wednesday three suspects who were known drug peddlers in the area, and successfully seized an estimated P2.4 million worth of illegal drugs suspected as 'shabu.'   Lanao Sur Provincial Director Colonel Rex Derilo identified the three suspects as Patty Paloma, Asraf Gani, and Mahid Macabato. The suspects were arrested during a buy-bust operation inside a restaurant in the vicinity of Mindanao State University (MSU) Marawi Campus.    The Police Provincial Director said that based on the team's earlier surveillance before the successful buy-bust operation, Mahid Pumbaya, an alleged maintainer of the place, which has been known allegedly as a 'drug den,' eluded arrest during the operation, in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).   The raiding team seized from the suspects the marked money, a .45 caliber pistol, ammos, and 350 grams of suspected shabu which has an estimated market value of P2.4 Million according to the police.    "We will continue to intensify our operations against the same illegal activity in any particular locations, giving relentless focus on high-value target individuals, in line with directives of our Police Regional Director Brig. Gen. Samuel Rodriguez,” Derilo said.   The three suspects are now languishing at the Lanao del Sur detention facility and they will be charged for violation of Republic Act 9165, otherwise known as the "Dangerous DRug Act of 2002 and RA 10591 for illegal possession of firearms.  

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Kagayhaan Eagle's Club Turns Over Garbage Drums, School Supplies To Brgy Iponan

March 22, 2021

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - The Kagayhaan Eagle's Club in cooperation with the Philippine Air Force turned over garbage bins recently to selected urban barangays in the city.  Aside from garbage bins, the group also conducted a feeding program and distributed school supplies to selected project beneficiaries in the same barangay. One of the recipients of the said project was Barangay Iponan, and the project is continuing,  Alex Tuyor, Kagayhaan Eagle's Club President said this worthwhile project of the club will continue to benefit more barangays in the future as the club also wants to help in the cleanliness drive of the barangay. The feeding program will also benefit more malnourished children in the future purposely to help them get good nutrition again, which is very basic in their growing years. This is true with supporting them on their school supply needs. "There are areas in the city that really need help and support not only from the local government unit (LGU) but also help from non-government organizations (NGOs).   For his part, incumbent Barangay Chairman Dondon Cabasa Allorin thanked the generosity of Kagayhaan Eagle's Club for choosing Iponan as among the beneficiary of the project.     In October of 2020, Kagayhaan Eagles Club inducted 27 new members and the induction ceremony was guested by 1st Lt Jayson Tiania, operations officer of the Philippine Air Force's 8th Air Reserve Center, based in Cagayan de Oro. In his speech, Tiania said he was impressed with the amazing concept of the fraternal eagle. He challenged Kagayhaan members to continue their civic service to the community, most especially in these trying times of the pandemic. (JCE) ### 

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Businessman Nelson Sarapuddin Wins Fraternal Order of Eagles National Presidency

March 22, 2021

MINDANAO'S PRIDE CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - Mindanao's pride Eagle Nelson Alonto Sarapuddin won the presidency from the recently concluded National Assembly of this premier league of Filipino businessmen and professionals, the Fraternal Order of Eagles (Philippine Eagles) at the Grand Caprice Restaurant in Cagayan de Oro City, March 20, 2021. Sarapuddin bested other candidates: Eagle Jimmy Caiña, a well-known politician in Misamis Oriental and owner of several businesses in the city; and another businessman Dexter Espiga Agustin. In his speech, Businessman and Eagle Nelson Sarapuddin, thanked all supporters who have entrusted to him the responsibility of representing the national leadership. Sarapuddin said he will do his best to make the supporters proud and to gladly continue the worthwhile activities and socio-civic projects which are among the mission and goals of the brotherhood.  Also, Former movie actor and former governor of Laguna Province, E.R. Ejercito took his oath as national appointee of The Fraternal Order of Eagles before NP Nelson Alonto-Sarapuddin during the Eagles' night.   NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Aside from the ROSEI Summit which is a regular activity of the Fraternal Order of Eagles all over the country, the two-day event also comprised of PENACLE meeting, regional governor's night, and elections of the national president at Grand Caprice Restaurant and Hotel. (first day) The 2nd day included the national assembly and national congress, as well as the Philippine Eagles' night held at the Atrium, Limketkai Mall, the biggest mall in Mindanao. The incumbent president of this premier civic organization in the country, Eagle Conrado Cedeño and Eagle Governor Virgilio Candia, Jr, were the national congress chairmen in this year's national convention attended by an estimated 2,000 member Eagles and top dignitaries of the organization from all over the country. 

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THE 'EAGLES' HAVE LANDED IN CAGAYAN DE ORO TODAY!

March 20, 2021

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - No less than PEIL Executive Director Engr Ferdie Bernasor will grace the first ever Regional Orientation Seminar Institute (ROSEI) Summit 2021, that will be held today at Golden Stallion Suites in Cagayan de Oro City. Hundreds of its member-eagles are expected to join the activity. The summit will be attended also by PEIL directors for 2020-2022, including Kuys Cesar Y. Yamuta, Leody C. Armada, Dexter E. Agustin, Rufus Caesar C. Moneva, Kuys Christian Miquiabas and Kuys John Rey A. Tomines. PEIL stands for Philippine Eagles Institute of Leadership. It is considered as the Fraternal Order of Eagle's educational arm and it will be responsible in holding educational seminars and continuing education for all it members in Mindanao and elsewhere in the country.   NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Aside from the summit which is a regular activity of the Fraternal Order of Eagles all over the country, the 2-day event will also comprise of PENACLE meeting, regional governor's night at Grand Caprice Restaurant and Hotel. (first day) The 2nd day will include the national assembly and national congress, as well as the Philippine Eagles' night at the Atrium, Limketkai Mall, the biggest mall in Mindanao. The incumbent president of this premier civic organization in the country, Eagle Conrado Cedeño and Eagle Governor Virgilio Candia, Jr, will be the national congress chairmen in this year's national assembly.  The keynote speaker of the national congress of 'Philippine Eagles' are no other than Hon DPWH Secretary Mark Villar, while the character actor of Philippine movies, Eagle E.R. Ejercito, will be the guest speaker.    ABOUT BENASOR ENGR. Ferdie Bernasor, is the incumbent PEIL Executive Director and he was inducted  a year ago and will serve for Eagle Year 2020-2022. Prior to his present post as PEIL excutive director Bernasor was a charter president of Uptown CDO Eagles Club which is based here in Cagayan de Oro City.   The PEIL directors nationwide voted for him to become the PEIL executive director. Engr Benasor's induction ceremony then was attteded by members of PENAPLE, the organization of past presidents for TFOE-PE. The historic induction  of Bernasor also attended by the Fraternal Order of Eagles National President Conrado Cedeño, who facilitated Bernasor's induction. In an interview with the media, Benasor said "as part of PEIL, we want them to know what is leadership in Eagles. I want these participants to be future leaders of our fraternity."  After the ceremony, the group proceeded to Golden Stallion Suites in barangay Nazareth to unveil Bernasor's office courtesy of NMR-1 Gov. Jimmy Caiña. Born in Tagbilaran City, Bohol, Benasor got married and was blessed with three (3) siblings. He is a licensed Registered Electrical Engineer and is currently the Managing Director of MARMEELEC Construction Philippines, Inc. He has held various positions in various clubs construction and organizations like Rotary Club of Cagayan de Oro wherein he was the President for the Rotary Year 2013-2014. He is also the current District Grand Lecturer of Masonic District RX Misamis Oriental and Cagayan de Oro of the Free and Accepted Mason of the Philippines. He is also a commodore of the Philippines Coast Guard Auxiliary and a lot more. Bernasor became a member of The Fraternal Order of Eagles (Philippine Eagles) in February 18, 1995 and has held various positions in the fraternity. Since then, he was appointed as the Assistant to the National Treasurer in Eagle Year 1996, National Executive Secretary in Eagle Year 1999, Secretary General/Ex-Officio PEIL Director in Eagle Year 2002 and 2003, Regional Governor for Northern Mindanao Region in Eagle Year 2004, Regional Assemblyman in Eagle Year 2006 and 2007, National Assemblyman in Eagle Year 2006 and 2007, Chartered Member and Board of Director of Cagayan de Oro Eagles Club in February 18, 1995, and become the Secretary in 1996, Treasurer in 1998, President in 2000, he is also the Chartered President of Uptown CDO Eagles Club in November 10, 2009. Those are his achievements for the National, Regional and Club level. For the Philippine Eagles Institute of Leadership (PEIL), our Senior PEIL Director rose from the rank as discussant of the Regional Orientation Seminar Institute (ROSEI) then he became the Seminar Director for the Regional Orientation Seminar Institute (ROSEI) in Eagle Year 1997. PEIL Director in Eagle Year 1998, 2007-2008, 2011-2012. Executive PEIL Director in Eagle Year 2008-2010, Senior PEIL Director in Eagle Year 2014-2015, 2016-2017, 2019-2020.

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First Covid-19 UK Variant Recorded in Zamboanga del Sur

March 19, 2021

COVID-19 UK VARIANT IN MINDANAO   ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR - The first case of Covid-19 B117 UK variant was recorded in this province, reports reaching MDNN said. Dr Anatalio Cagampang Jr, provincial health officer of this province confirmed to the media that an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) from Kuwait was the first victim in Mindanao. The Department Of Health National Office is yet to confirm on this report. Dr Cagampang, Jr identified the woman OFW as a returning OFW residing in Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur. She arrived at the Manila airport last February 4 and underwent a one week quarantine following the strict protocols imposed by the Interagency Task Force (IATF) She also underwent a swab test on February 20, 2021 and she was confirmed positive of Covid-19 the following day. Since the woman came from other country, her positive result was also subjected to 'genome sequencing. She had experienced fever, sore throat, and she also lost appetite and sense of smell, including a condition of 'myalgia' or breakdown of her energy. She was again subjected to a 10-day quarantine period. After the OFW was cleared of infections, she went home to Zamboanga del Sur via Cagayan de Oro enroute an OWWA flight on March 3. She was then endorsed to the local authorities in Labangan town, her actual hometown, and she again underwent a strict quarantine protocol. On March 15, 2021, her result came confirming the OFW from Kuwait positive of the B117 UK variant. The family and close contacts of the victim also underwent surveillance and stricter quarantine period. The doctor explained that the procedures were only part of the thorough investigations to monitor the patient from the possibility of 'delayed transmission' of the virus to her immediate family. (JCE)      Source: https://bit.ly/3s2bGUH  

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